Children, Youth & Family


Laying the Foundation to be a Child of God

Charter:  In response to God’s love and grace, the purpose of the Children, Youth & Family committee at Good Shepherd is to:

  • Teach that Good Shepherd is a place to feel welcome and safe
  • Lay the foundation for what it means to live a life as a child of God and a disciple
  • Support and connect children, youth, and families from birth through all stages of family life

Our areas of ministry include:

  • Birth to Three Ministry
  • Children’s Ministry
  • Middle School Ministry
  • High School Ministry
  • Family Ministry
  • AMPED Confirmation
  • Baptism
  • Children and Youth Music Programs
  • Church School
  • First Communion
  • High School Internship Program
  • Summer Day Camps

Steve Johnson
Committee Chair
Term Expires 2022

Stephanie Barth
Board Liason

Becca Mortensen
Staff Liaison

Joanne Zastrow
Staff Liaison


Katie Wagner
Staff Liaison

Laura Clark
Staff Liaison

Vacancy- Seeking volunteers
Committee Member

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Ian Bogner
Committee Member

Rich Johnson
Committee Member

Noelle LoConte
Committee Member

Jessica McCarty
Committee Member

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Eva Perez
Committee Member

Pamela Ziemlewicz
Committee Member